The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 76 64 70
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 16 41 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.57% 3.09% 3.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.03% 21.13% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 38 50
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £34,217 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,900 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.53% +11.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
133 194 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.01% 14.64% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 77 158 300
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Cheshire region.

LAN Salary Trend in Cheshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cheshire

LAN
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +1 6 £75,000 +66.66%
Chester +5 4 £36,000 -10.00% 1
LAN
North West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 39 (97.50%) WAN
2 27 (67.50%) Cisco
3 20 (50.00%) Firewall
4 18 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (40.00%) VoIP
6 15 (37.50%) OSPF
6 15 (37.50%) BGP
7 13 (32.50%) CCNA
7 13 (32.50%) MPLS
8 11 (27.50%) EIGRP
8 11 (27.50%) Avaya
8 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
9 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
10 9 (22.50%) Information Security
10 9 (22.50%) Network Security
10 9 (22.50%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (20.00%) ITIL
12 7 (17.50%) Windows
12 7 (17.50%) DNS
12 7 (17.50%) CCNP
12 7 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (17.50%) VLAN
12 7 (17.50%) Degree
13 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
13 6 (15.00%) VPLS
13 6 (15.00%) Network+ Certification
13 6 (15.00%) Wireless
13 6 (15.00%) Finance
13 6 (15.00%) A+ Certification

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (97.50%) WAN
2 20 (50.00%) Firewall
3 16 (40.00%) VoIP
4 15 (37.50%) BGP
4 15 (37.50%) OSPF
5 13 (32.50%) MPLS
6 11 (27.50%) EIGRP
6 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
7 9 (22.50%) Network Security
8 8 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (17.50%) DNS
9 7 (17.50%) VLAN
10 6 (15.00%) VPLS
10 6 (15.00%) Wireless
11 5 (12.50%) DWDM
11 5 (12.50%) Ethernet
11 5 (12.50%) IGRP
12 4 (10.00%) DHCP
12 4 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Games
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Network Engineer
2 12 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) LAN Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior IT Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Voice Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) WAN Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Communications Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.50%) Replication
4 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.50%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Information Security
1 9 (22.50%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (15.00%) Network Management
3 6 (15.00%) Project Management
3 6 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (15.00%) Security Patching
3 6 (15.00%) Software Deployment
4 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 5 (12.50%) Network Design
4 5 (12.50%) Network Optimisation
5 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.00%) High Availability
5 4 (10.00%) Presales
5 4 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity Management
6 3 (7.50%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.00%) Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) C#
2 1 (2.50%) PHP
2 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (32.50%) CCNA
3 7 (17.50%) CCNP
3 7 (17.50%) Degree
4 6 (15.00%) A+ Certification
4 6 (15.00%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (5.00%) CCIE
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (7.50%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (7.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.50%) Puppet
2 2 (5.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 27 (67.50%) Cisco
2 11 (27.50%) Avaya
3 4 (10.00%) Juniper
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) VMware
4 3 (7.50%) arcserve
4 3 (7.50%) Aruba
4 3 (7.50%) Nimble Storage
4 3 (7.50%) SonicWALL
4 3 (7.50%) Sophos
4 3 (7.50%) Symantec
5 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.00%) NICE Systems
6 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.50%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (2.50%) F5
6 1 (2.50%) Google
6 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.50%) Splunk
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